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Windows Media Player Library Access Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks the version of Media Player
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through the media player.
An ActiveX control included with Windows Media Player 9 Series
may allow a rogue web site to gain information about the
A possible hacker may exploit this flaw to execute arbitrary code on this
host with the rights of the user running Windows Media Player.
To exploit this flaw, a possible hacker would need to set up a rogue
web site and lure a user of this host into visiting it.
Microsoft has released a set of patches for WMP 6.4, 7.1 and XP :
High / CVSS Base Score : 8
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